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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators: Regional Fellows Event
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577
Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators: Regional Fellows Event
April 27 to 29, 2017
By Invitation Only The first major offsite meeting of the Salzburg Global Forum For Young Cultural Innovators brought together selected YCI Fellows from our expanding network of US city hubs, including Memphis, TN, Detroit, MI and New Orleans, LA. Hosted by partners in Detroit ...
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The Child in the City: Health, Parks and Play
The Child in the City: Health, Parks and Play
March 18 to 22, 2017
The world is becoming increasingly, rapidly, urbanised, with nearly 70% of the world’s population expected to live in urban centers by 2050. Over 1 billion children already live in cities, where new births are increasingly concentrated.  While cities are exciting centers o ...
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The Art of Resilience: Creativity, Courage and Renewal
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573
The Art of Resilience: Creativity, Courage and Renewal
February 07 to 12, 2017
Today's world is disrupted by manifold sources of shock, violence and conflict. The complexity and sheer speed of change are testing the limits of people, place and community. Increasing social inequality, accelerating urbanization, unprecedented migration flows, rapidly ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators III
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569
Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators III
October 11 to 16, 2016
The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators (YCI) is an annual series of Salzburg Global Seminar that brings 50 of the world's most talented young innovators from the culture and arts sector together at Schloss Leopoldskron to help them develop the dynamic vision ...
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Beyond Green: The Arts as a Catalyst for Sustainability
Beyond Green: The Arts as a Catalyst for Sustainability
February 19 to 24, 2016
The creative sector has played a significant role in efforts to raise awareness of the impacts of climate change and encourage sustainable social, economic, and environmental practices worldwide. Many artists and cultural organizations have embarked on remarkable projects ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators II
Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators II
October 17 to 22, 2015
The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators (YCI) is an annual series of Salzburg Global Seminar that brings 50 of the world's most talented young innovators from the culture and arts sector together at Schloss Leopoldskron to help them develop the dynamic vision ...
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The Neuroscience of Art: What are the Sources of Creativity and Innovation?
The Neuroscience of Art: What are the Sources of Creativity and Innovation?
February 21 to 26, 2015
In recent years, there have been an increasing number of scientific investigations into art, exploring what actually happens in the brain during the creative process. Most of these collaborations have been based in neuroscience and psychological approaches to how art is perceived ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators
Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators
October 18 to 23, 2014
Young innovators in the culture and arts sector are providing some of the most imaginative new impulses for social improvement and sustainable economic development around the world today. They change the way we see and interact with each other. Young artists, creative entrepreneurs ...
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Conflict Transformation through Culture: Peace-Building and the Arts
Conflict Transformation through Culture: Peace-Building and the Arts
April 06 to 10, 2014
With 2014 marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I, Salzburg Global Seminar chose this commemorative year to focus its “Transformative Power of the Arts Series” on peace-building, peacemaking, and conflict prevention through the arts.  To this end ...
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Promoting the Next Generation of Cultural Entrepreneurs: Planning for Success
Promoting the Next Generation of Cultural Entrepreneurs: Planning for Success
October 13 to 16, 2013
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Power in Whose Palm? The Digital Democratization of Photography
Power in Whose Palm? The Digital Democratization of Photography
February 23 to 27, 2013
How many photos are added to Facebook every day? 300 million! Given this exponential proliferation of images, there can be no doubt that photography is a global force to be reckoned with in the 21st Century. It was this virtual explosion of the visual image that inspired ...
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Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Leaders
Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Leaders
October 27 to November 01, 2012
The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Leaders brought together forty-seven dynamic young cultural leaders from thirty-seven countries around the globe for an intensive leadership development program at Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg, Austria. The Salzburg Global ...
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Public and Private Cultural Exchange-Based Diplomacy: New Models for the 21st Century
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490
Public and Private Cultural Exchange-Based Diplomacy: New Models for the 21st Century
April 28 to May 02, 2012
The fifty-four participants of the Salzburg Global Seminar Session 490 on “Public and Private Cultural Exchange-Based Diplomacy” met at an auspicious moment in the evolution of international cultural engagement. As comment after comment at the Seminar made clear, there is ...
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Libraries and Museums in an Era of Participatory Culture
Libraries and Museums in an Era of Participatory Culture
October 19 to 23, 2011
Accepting the notion of democratic access, placing a major emphasis on public value and impact, and embracing lifelong learning were key overarching messages that emerged from deliberations at the recent seminar Libraries and Museums in an Era of Participatory Culture which ...
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Instrumental Value: The Transformative Power of Music
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479
Instrumental Value: The Transformative Power of Music
April 02 to 06, 2011
It is time to stand up for the right of all for access to music education. This was the consensus reached at the recent Salzburg Global Seminar session “Instrumental Value: The Transformative Power of Music” and articulated in a statement The Value of Music: The Right to ...
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The Performing Arts in Lean Times: Opportunities for Reinvention
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468
The Performing Arts in Lean Times: Opportunities for Reinvention
February 21 to 25, 2010
Fifty performing arts leaders from a range of national and professional contexts recently gathered in Salzburg to reflect on opportunities for reinventing the performing arts at a time when many factors are contributing towards a large-scale disruption of the arts, as in ...
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Connecting to the World's Collections: Making the Case for the Conservation and Preservation of our Cultural Heritage
Connecting to the World's Collections: Making the Case for the Conservation and Preservation of our Cultural Heritage
October 28 to November 01, 2009
Sixty custodians of the world’s cultural heritage unanimously passed the Salzburg Declaration on the Conservation and Preservation of Cultural Heritage on October 31, 2009 The declaration underscores the vital need to protect the world’s cultural heritage and will be dis ...
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Traduttore Traditore? Recognizing and Promoting the Critical Role of Translation in a Global Culture
Traduttore Traditore? Recognizing and Promoting the Critical Role of Translation in a Global Culture
February 21 to 26, 2009
Boyd Tonkin, literary editor of The Independent in London, and seventy literary translators, writers, agents, publishers, critics, scholars, and cultural authorities from around the world gathered at Schloss Leopoldskron to shed new light on the unsung art of literary translation ...
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Achieving the Freer Circulation of Cultural Artifacts
Achieving the Freer Circulation of Cultural Artifacts
May 09 to 14, 2008
Michael Conforti, president of the American Association of Art Museum Directors, and Neil MacGregor, director of the British Museum, led an international forum at the Salzburg Global Seminar earlier this year, aimed at increasing the international exchange of cultural artifacts. Representatives ...
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